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Privilege
Not the bright, light, white kind you’re thinking.
The one people chose to deny, discredit, disbelieve – ignore.
The colour of our skin, of our ancestor’s skin, of our neighbour’s skin… 238 more words

Poetry

White Ribbon Day - Radio Segment

Recording of White Ribbon Day feature on Coast FM transmitted 24/11/17.

Starts with Britney Spears’ Womanizer and contains Suzzanne Vega’s song Luka.

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Ramblings

A Sneak Peak through a day of depression

A few weeks ago, I was diagnosed with a severe depression and was sent off to a clinic as soon as possible.

After a long time I got to a point, where I couldn’t see me going anywhere. 1,333 more words

My Body. My Rules.

I was listening to a CBC story about how the Girl Guides have come out with a recommendation this holiday season to not force your girls to give hugs to friends or family when they don’t want to. 1,024 more words

10 Financial Issues Singaporean Parents Nag About

(Source: fortomorrow.sg)

Besides having hefty expectations of us achieving sky-high earnings and constantly comparing us to our peers, cousins and your neighbour Auntie Peggy’s son, Singaporean parents like to nag. 1,328 more words

Money Matters

A Little Girl, No More…

An echo, I hear… But what I feel is silence. A dull thud, then another, yet no emotion rushes through my veins. What have they done to me, I thought… What have I done to myself? 853 more words

Mind

FTC evaluating “serious issues” raised by Uber breach

(Source: techcrunch.com)

The FTC has now put out a statement regarding the Uber data breach which the company concealed for the best part of a year before finally… 636 more words

Technology